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Welcome Our small classes enable you to get to know your professors. Our friendly campus allows you to join the fun, become a leader, or both. We offer more than 100 future-focused degrees, opportunities for internships with regional employers, and flexible learning options.


DEGREES: C O M M U N I C AT I O N , L A N G U A G E S , A RT S & S O C I A L S C I E N C E S

E D U C AT I O N

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Elementary Education K-6

English

Middle Childhood Education 4-8

History

Bachelor of Science with Teacher Licensure

S C I E N C E , T E C H N O L O G Y, E N G I N E E R I N G & M AT H E M AT I C S

Bachelor of Science Biology Chemistry

Media Communication

Biology 7-12

Engineering – Electrical or Mechanical**

Music***

English 7-12

Geoscience

Political Science

History with Social Studies 7-12

Information Technology

Psychology

Mathematics 7-12

Mathematics

Spanish K-12

Rhetoric and Writing

Bachelor of Music Education

Spanish

Music Education – Instrumental K-12

Studio Art

Associate of Science Electrical Engineering Mechanical Engineering

Music Education – Vocal K-12

Theater

Associate of Applied Science

Bachelor of Science

Early Childhood Education

Criminal Justice Graphic Design

H E A LT H S C I E N C E S

Bachelor of Social Work Bachelor of General Studies* Associate of Arts Associate of General Studies

Master of Science

Healthcare Administration

Bachelor of Science Dental Hygiene/AAS-Dental Hygiene completion

BUSINESS

Bachelor of Business Administration Accounting

Imaging Sciences – Diagnostic Medical Sonography*

Business Administration (available online) Finance

Imaging Sciences – Leadership* (available online)

** Offered in coordination with the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville *** Auditions required

Electrical Engineering Technology* Organizational Leadership (online option available)

Associate of Applied Science

Nursing RN to BSN (online-only program for registered nurses)

Legal Studies

Associate of Applied Science * Student required to complete an associate degree or specific courses before entering bachelor program

Animation Technology*

Nursing Accelerated

Nursing

Marketing

Bachelor of Applied Science* (online option available) Bachelor of Science

Computer Graphic Technology – Architectural – Digital Design – Electronics Technology – General – Mechanical

Bachelor of Science Nursing

International Business

APPLIED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Office Management Technology Unmanned Aerial Systems

Radiography

Workforce Leadership

Surgical Technology

Certificate Programs Automotive Technology, Computer Graphic Technology, Diesel Technology, Electronics Technology, Legal Studies, Office Management, Robotics, Welding, Workforce Leadership

E X P L O R E A L L O F O U R M A J O R S , M I N O R S , A N D C E RT I F I C AT E S O N L I N E : U A F S . E D U / D E G R E E S


Degrees and Programs COLLEGE OF APPLIED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

The College of Applied Science and Technology offers career-based degree and certificate programs that combine academic coursework and hands-on learning.

BACHELOR’S DEGREES

Animation Technology Applied Science Electrical Engineering Technology Organizational Leadership

A S S O C I AT E D E G R E E A N D C E RT I F I C AT E P R O G R A M S

Automotive Technology Computer Graphic Technology Diesel Technology Electronics Technology Legal Studies Office Management Technology Robotics Unmanned Aerial Systems Welding Workforce Leadership


Degrees and Programs COLLEGE OF BUSINESS

AACSB is the highest standard of excellence for postsecondary business education programs – only 5 percent of business programs in the world are AACSB accredited. AACSB schools have the highest quality faculty, offer a relevant and challenging curriculum, and provide educational and career opportunities that are not found at other business schools. B A C H E L O R O F B U S I N E S S A D M I N I S T R AT I O N

Accounting Business Administration Finance International Business Marketing OTHER PROGRAMS

Certificate of Proficiency in Community Leadership and/or Professional Sales Certificate of Distinction in Student Professional Development

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AACSB is the highest standard of excellence for postsecondary business education programs – only 5 percent of business programs in the world are AACSB accredited.


Degrees and Programs C O L L E G E O F C O M M U N I C AT I O N , L A N G U A G E S , A RT S A N D S O C I A L S C I E N C E S Offering a comprehensive education as well as core curricula for most degree programs at UAFS, the College of CLASS provides a broad understanding of the world while developing critical thinking and communication skills that will serve you in every endeavor. B A C H E L O R O F A RT S

English History Media Communication Music Political Science Psychology Rhetoric and Writing Spanish Studio Art Theatre

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

Criminal Justice Graphic Design Bachelor of Social Work Bachelor of General Studies A S S O C I AT E O F A RT S A S S O C I AT E O F G E N E R A L S T U D I E S


MINOR

Anthropology Art History Creative Writing Criminal Justice English Geography History Media Communication Music Philosophy Political Science Psychology

E D U C AT I O N / T E A C H I N G P R O G R A M S IN CLASS DISCIPLINES

English 7-12 History with Social Studies 7-12 Music (Instrumental or Voice) K-12 Spanish K-12 Teaching English as a Second Language P-12 Endorsement

Public History Rhetoric and Writing Social Work Sociology Spanish Speech Studio Art Teaching English as a Second Language Theatre


Degrees and Programs C O L L E G E O F S C I E N C E , T E C H N O L O G Y, E N G I N E E R I N G A N D M AT H The College of STEM offers programs and courses designed to foster independence, analytical thinking, and problem solving. STEM majors at UAFS are prepared for graduate studies, teaching, and a wide variety of professions in fields spanning technology, engineering, medicine, research, and more.

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

Biology Chemistry Chemistry with Biochemistry Concentration Engineering – Electrical or Mechanical Geoscience Information Technology Mathematics

A S S O C I AT E O F S C I E N C E

Electrical Engineering Mechanical Engineering

MINORS

Applied Statistics Biology Chemistry Geoscience Mathematics Physics

E D U C AT I O N / T E A C H I N G P R O G R A M S

Biology 7-12 Mathematics 7-12


Degrees and Programs C O L L E G E O F H E A LT H S C I E N C E S All health science programs are designed to integrate theory, innovative practice, and technology in classroom and medical settings while informing students about healthcare trends and promoting opportunities for career advancement.

MASTER OF SCIENCE

Healthcare Administration BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

Dental Hygiene Imaging Sciences - Diagnostic Medical Sonography Imaging Sciences - Leadership Nursing (BSN) Nursing (BSN) Accelerated Nursing RN-to-BSN (Online) A S S O C I AT E O F A P P L I E D S C I E N C E

Radiography Surgical Technology


Degrees and Programs S C H O O L O F E D U C AT I O N The School of Education oversees all teacher education programs at UAFS, including teacher licensure programs in partnership with UAFS academic colleges; education baccalaureate programs for the elementary and middle childhood levels; experiential training through professional development schools; and continuing professional development through the UAFS STEM Education Center.

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

Elementary Education K-6 Middle Childhood Education 4-8 OTHER PROGRAMS

Early Childhood Education (Associate of Applied Science)


Our Campus LIVING ON CAMPUS Consider campus housing to take your college experience to the next level. All units are furnished and offer free on-site laundry facilities, high-speed Wi-Fi, and state-of-the-art security. The Lion’s Den residence hall, primarily for first-year students, offers separate men’s and women’s wings, suites with a choice of floor plans, movable furniture, easy access to community kitchens and lounge areas, and an on-site dining hall. Sebastian Commons apartments, primarily for upper-level and married students, offers floor plans with full kitchens, private bedrooms, reserved parking, and volleyball and basketball courts.


Our Campus STUDENT LIFE You don’t have to live on campus to find plenty to do. UAFS has more than 100 registered student organizations you can participate in and many events to attend. Students enjoy free access to events like Block Party, Fair Day on the Verde, Haunted Union, Homecoming, Majors Expo, and baseball, basketball, and volleyball games, as well as intramural sports. Students can view an art exhibit at Windgate Art & Design, watch a UAFS Theatre production at Breedlove Auditorium, or take a yoga class at the Recreation and Wellness Center.


International STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS I N T E R N AT I O N A L O P P O RT U N I T I E S

Maymester: Take a one- to three-week trip to study biology in Belize, business in China, pop culture in Key West, and more. Semester study abroad: Live and study in places such as Japan, South Korea, China, or Hong Kong. Summer study abroad: Immerse yourself in the language and culture of another land. Spanish language immersion: Spend a summer or a semester in Salamanca, Spain.

H O N O R S I N T E R N AT I O N A L S T U D I E S Experience UAFS as part of a community of high-achieving students focused on collaboration, innovation, research, cultural interaction, and community engagement.

H O N O R S P R O G R A M A D VA N TA G E S

Domestic and international study trips Funded domestic travel Priority registration Reserved on-campus housing


Team Spirit AT H L E T I C S The Lions varsity athletics teams are truly something to cheer about. Competing sports include men’s and women’s basketball, tennis, cross-country, and golf, plus men’s baseball and women’s volleyball. OTHER PROGRAMS

Join Numa’s Pride, the student cheering section at arena games. Try out for the cheer and pom squads, which perform at all home games and various regional and national events. Participate in the many intramural sports offered by UAFS.


Money Matters F I N A N C I A L VA L U E Last year UAFS students received more than $54 million in federal, state, and institutional financial aid and scholarships. UAFS offers a high-quality education at a low cost, making it one of the most affordable institutions in the region.

Full-Time Tuition and Fees For One Academic Year (30 Hours)

Annual Tuition

Mandatory Fees

Total

Undergraduate In-State and Border States

$4,989 ($166.30 x 30 hours)

$1,946

$6,935

Undergraduate Out-of-State

$13,110 ($461 x 30 hours)

$1,946

$15,056

Undergraduate International

$14,910 ($497 x 30 hours)

$1,946

$16,856

Numbers based on 2017-2018 tuition/fees.

FINANCIAL AID AND SCHOLARSHIPS We know that you and your family are concerned with how to pay for college. UAFS offers a competitive range of scholarships to help you. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at fafsa.gov beginning October 2018. We recommend applying before April 30. To find out more about scholarships, go to admissions.uafs.edu/scholarships.

The financial aid code for UAFS is 00110.

SCHOLARSHIPS

AWARD AMOUNT

Academic Distinction

$18,000 • Up to $4,000 for tuition and fees for 4 years • $1,000 toward Lion’s Den housing for up to 2 years

Academic Excellence

$14,000 • Up to $3,000 for tuition and fees for 4 years • $1,000 toward Lion’s Den housing for up to 2 years

Academic Opportunity

$10,000 • Up to $2,000 for tuition and fees for 4 years • $1,000 toward Lion’s Den housing for up to 2 years

Sebastian County Academic Opportunity

$12,000 • Up to $2,000 for tuition and fees for 4 years • $1,000 toward Lion’s Den housing for up to 2 years • $500 for books and supplies each year


UAFS TUITION PROMISE

Lock in your tuition for up to four years by participating in the UAFS Tuition Promise! Contact your advisor to enroll and to find out the requirements for the program.

I N - S TAT E T U I T I O N

Live in a gold state? Save some green! UAFS offers in-state tuition to residents of bordering states.


Now that you have learned more about UAFS, we want to learn more about you and help you take the next big step in your life.

A P P LY Applying is easy and FREE! Here is what you need to submit: Application for Admission: uafs.edu/apply Official high school transcripts or GED scores Official ACT or SAT test scores

For assistance with the application process: 479-788-7120 or admissions@uafs.edu. Immunization records

VISIT UAFS Sign up to attend a Den Day, an exciting campus program designed to show you what it means to be a UAFS student. admissions.uafs.edu/admissions/den-day Schedule a campus tour: admissions.uafs.edu/campus-visits

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UAFS Viewbook for Fall 2019  

UAFS Viewbook for Fall 2019